ARMED GUARDS INDUSTRY FIREARMS SIX MONTHLY QUALIFYING SHOOT
THE WA POLICE LICENSING APPROVED COURSE OF FIRE FOR ARMED SECURITY OFFICERS
Under Section 24 of the Security and Related Activities (Control) Act 1996 provides for a security officer’s licence to be endorsed for carriage of a firearm while escorting money or articles of value, or for standing guard at an automatic teller machine while it is malfunctioning or is being repaired or serviced.
The holder of a firearm endorsement for the purpose of cash-in-transit armed Security Officer duties under Section 24 of the Security and Related Activities (Control) Act 1996 has a condition imposed on the licence to re-qualify at an approved industry specific assessment and a qualifying shoot every six months.
The current approved security industry specific firearms unit of competency is: CPPSEC3008A – Control Security Risk Situation Using Firearms as part of the CPP30411 – Certificate III In Security Operations Qualification.